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Chris Cavalier Joins Heritage Auctions as Sports Consignment Director Chris Cavalier Joins Heritage Auctions as Sports Consignment Director(0)

Heritage Auctions has announced that Chris Cavalier is joining its San Francisco office as a Sports Consignment Director.  “Chris brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in sports collecting,” Heritage Auctions Sports Auctions Director Chris Ivy said. “He has extensive experience at many levels of sports collecting, which will offer our consignors and collectors an added level of comfort and expertise. Having him in our San Francisco office will increase our presence on the West Coast and will only strengthen our status as the world’s largest sports auctioneer.” Read More

Steve Sloan Named President of PSA Steve Sloan Named President of PSA(0)

Steve Sloan has been named President of Professional Sports Authenticator and PSA/DNA Authentication Services (www.PSAcard.com), it was announced earlier today. Sloan, who has served as the company’s vice president over the past year, has been with the collectible industry’s top third-party authentication and grading company since 2012. Read More

Love of the Game Auctions Names Hobby Veteran Jeff Prizner Consignment Director Love of the Game Auctions Names Hobby Veteran Jeff Prizner Consignment Director(0)

Love of the Game Auctions, an internet-based sports auction house catering to the passionate collector of cards and memorabilia, has named hobby veteran Jeff Prizner as Consignment Director. The announcement was made by Al Crisafulli, founder of Love of the Game. Read More

Jim Stefano Joins Goldin Auctions Jim Stefano Joins Goldin Auctions(0)

Goldin Auctions, the industry’s fastest growing auction house has named sports marketing and collectibles industry veteran Jim Stefano, Director of Marketing and Business Development. The announcement was made by Ken Goldin, Founder of Goldin Auctions. Read More

SCP Auctions Salutes Clay Hill after 30 Years of Service SCP Auctions Salutes Clay Hill after 30 Years of Service(0)

Clay Hill, the second-longest tenured employee in SCP Auctions’ 37-year history, has left the building. After 30 years of outstanding service as the company’s resident trading card expert, Clay retired just two weeks ago to spend more time with family. Read More

Lelands Opens Olympic Division Led by Greg Gallacher Lelands Opens Olympic Division Led by Greg Gallacher(0)

Lelands has hired the services of Greg Gallacher, a long-time collector and dealer, to lead Lelands “Olympic Division”, which will seek out consignments of Olympic-related memorabilia for future auctions. Lelands has fetched record prices for Olympic pieces in the past and look to rapidly expand such offerings. Read More

National Sports Collectors Convention Co-Founder Mike Berkus Passes Away at Age 69 National Sports Collectors Convention Co-Founder Mike Berkus Passes Away at Age 69(0)

The Board of Directors of the National Sports Collectors Convention today reported with deep sadness the passing of Michael Berkus, the events co-founder. Mr. Berkus had guided the National Sports Collectors Convention since he co-founded the event back in Los Angeles, 1980, leading it to become the multi-billion dollar sports and entertainment collectible industry’s premier showcase. Read More

Heritage Auctions – SCP Auctions At the Top of Their Games in Sports Auction Market Heritage Auctions – SCP Auctions At the Top of Their Games in Sports Auction Market(0)

They’ve taken different paths but have wound up in similar spots: as the leading auction houses for sports memorabilia sales.  Heritage Auctions, which calls Dallas home, and SCP Auctions, based in Laguna Niguel, Calif., stand out in the highly competitive business. Both companies have been around since the 1970s and have the staff and sales figures to show why they are the top dogs.   How do the companies plan to stay the leaders in the sports memorabilia auction business?  Read the full story from Sports Collectors Digest here.

Love of Baseball Turns Into Thriving Vintage Card Business Love of Baseball Turns Into Thriving Vintage Card Business(0)

This last week, Leighton Sheldon had the opportunity to sit down with Mr. Tyler from the Jersey Journal. They discussed sports, business, and most importantly, baseball cards – the business and hobby that he’s been apart of for the last 25 years.  It’s been a long road, from the days of collecting cards as a kid, to now being the proud owner of Just Collect, Inc.  The company, based in Somerset, NJ, is focused on buying and selling vintage baseball cards.  Read More

The Collection That Has No Peer – An Interview with Thomas Tull The Collection That Has No Peer – An Interview with Thomas Tull(0)

Thomas Tull, the founder and CEO of Legendary Pictures and newly-named Board Member of baseball’s Hall of Fame, has built a collection of unequaled magnitude. In the following interview, PSA’s Joe Orlando sits down with Tull to discuss the passion behind a collection that simply has no peer. Read full interview here.

Heritage Auctions Adds Calvin Arnold to Its Sports Auction Division Heritage Auctions Adds Calvin Arnold to Its Sports Auction Division(0)

Heritage Auctions has hired longtime industry veteran Calvin Arnold to a new position as the company’s West Coast consignment director. Arnold, who had spent several years with SCP Auctions, will be based out of the Heritage branch office in Beverly Hills. Read More

A Chat With Chris Ivy of Heritage Auctions A Chat With Chris Ivy of Heritage Auctions(0)

(Written by By Rich Klein -Sports Collectors Daily)As many of you may know, Heritage Auctions is an extremely successful auction company which has been going strong for nearly 40 years now. When I checked the web site, I counted nearly 30 different categories Heritage has dedicated auctions for. So my first question to Chris was, with all the different options he had available to him, why choose sports memorabilia?  Read full story here on Sports Collectors Daily.

eBay Policy Changes Produce Sterling Results for Smaller Auction House eBay Policy Changes Produce Sterling Results for Smaller Auction House(0)

As eBay continues to cater to their buyers, rather than their sellers, the people looking to sell their items have begun to turn to other venues. In the world of sports cards, smaller auction houses have benefited including Sterling Sports Auctions, which specializes in items with low starting bids, a market that eBay has dominated since its inception.  Read full story on Sports Collectors Daily here.

Greg Rice to Mile High Card Company as Managing Director of Acquisitions Greg Rice to Mile High Card Company as Managing Director of Acquisitions(0)

 Mile High Card Company is proud to announce the hiring of Greg Rice as Managing Director of Acquisitions.  Greg  brings over 25 years of hobby experience and is well known within the inner circles of the sports memorabilia business. Greg is excited to work with collectors and answer any of your consignment questions. Greg can be reached at (303) 840-2784 or by email at [email protected]. Read More

PSA’s Steve Grad Joins Pawn Stars Team Of Experts PSA’s Steve Grad Joins Pawn Stars Team Of Experts(0)

Nationally-known autograph expert Steve Grad, Principal Autograph Authenticator of PSA/DNA Authentication Services (www.PSADNA.com), has joined the team of experts who assist in the evaluation of customers’ items on the popular History channel’s Pawn Stars program (www.history.com/shows/pawn-stars). He brings both extensive knowledge and state-of-the-art technology to the show. Read More

Al Crisafulli Labor of Love Interview Al Crisafulli Labor of Love Interview(0)

A collector for over three decades, Al Crisafulli owned and operated a successful advertising and marketing agency whose clients included several hobby-related companies. Providing marketing strategies and business consultation to auction houses and card dealers, Crisafulli has also served in various capacities to positively promote the hobby and better inform and educate sportscard and memorabilia dealers and collectors. Read More

David Kohler Acquires Spectacular Elgin Baylor Collection For His ‘Laker Shrine’ David Kohler Acquires Spectacular Elgin Baylor Collection For His ‘Laker Shrine’(0)

Collector David Kohler, the president of SCP Auctions, acquired more than 40 pieces of the Elgin Baylor collection for his ‘Laker Shrine’ in an auction Friday by Julien’s Auctions, it was announced. Read More

Hockey Collecting Loses a Friend Hockey Collecting Loses a Friend(0)

(Written by Sports Collectors Daily) – The collecting community lost one of its most knowledgeable resources with the death of Bill Campbell. A collector and regular visitor to shows across North America for more than 40 years, Campbell passed away on Monday May 27th. Campbell had been employed by Heritage Auctions as the company’s hockey expert and his death came as a shock to the company and collectors who knew him. Read More

You’ve Got Joe Maddalena You’ve Got Joe Maddalena(0)

Hollywood memorabilia collector Joe Maddalena has one of the most prized collections in the world, and he sat down to share some of his more expensive pieces and the stories behind them, as well as what got him started. Read More

Rob Rosen Joins Heritage Auctions as Vice President of Sports Department Rob Rosen Joins Heritage Auctions as Vice President of Sports Department(0)

Heritage Auctions has announced that Rob Rosen, one of the nation’s leading dealers in high-end sports collectibles, has accepted a position with the auction house as Vice President of Private Sales & Consignments for the Heritage Sports Department. I’m very excited for this opportunity to become a part of the hobby’s leading auction house,” said Rob. “The unparalleled financial and marketing strength of Heritage creates unlimited possibilities.” Read More

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Featured Auctions:
(*) PWCC: Aug. 1 - Aug. 14-16
(*) NHL Auctions: Aug. 1 - Aug. 14-20
(*) Fanatics Auctions: Aug. 8 - Aug. 15
(*) Saco Auctions: July 23 - Aug. 15
(*) Kevin Savage: Aug. 5 - Aug. 15-16
(*) Baggers Auctions: Aug. 10 - Aug. 16
(*) MeiGray Auctions: July 25 - Aug. 16
(*) NBA Auctions: Aug. 10 - Aug. 16
(*) Sirius Sports Cards: Aug. 4 - Aug. 16
(*) Lelands: July 15 - Aug. 17
(*) Heritage - Sports: July 25 - Aug. 18-19
(*) PWCC: Aug. 1 - Aug. 19-23
(*) Auction of Champions: Aug. 9 - Aug. 22
(*) University Archives: Aug. 1 - Aug. 22
(*) Kevin Savage: Aug. 12 - Aug. 22-23
(*) MeiGray Auctions: Aug. 1 - Aug. 23
NBA Auctions: Aug. 17 - Aug. 23
Iconic Auctions: Aug. 18 - Aug. 25
(*) Heritage- Historical: July 30 - Aug. 25-26
(*) Pristine Auction: Aug. 1 - Aug. 26
(*) PWCC: Aug. 1 - Aug. 26-30
MEARS Auctions: Aug. 24 - Sept. 1
Small Traditions: Aug. 19 - Sept. 1
(*) RR Auction: Aug. 10 - Sept. 12
2018 Full Auction Schedule

Daily/Weekly Auctions:
(*) Fanatics Auctions: Daily
(*) Greg Morris Cards: Daily
(*) NHL Auctions: Daily
(*) Pristine Auction: 10-Minute
(*) Pristine Auction: Daily
(*) Pristine 'Coin': Every Monday
(*) Pristine Weekly: Every Tuesday
(*) Pristine Classic: Every Wednesday
(*) Heritage - Sports: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Comics: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Entertainment: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Historical: Every Sunday
(*) Steiner Auctions: Every Sunday
2018 Full Auction Schedule

Consignment Deadlines:
Auction of Champions - 8/15
Pristine Auction - 8/15
MEARS Auctions - 8/17
RR Auction - 8/17
Small Traditions - 8/17
Fusco Auctions - 8/20
Heritage-Sports - 8/27
Iconic Auctions - 8/30
HA-Historical - 9/4
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